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How many words are in the average novel?

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Answered 2011-05-10 23:36:30

The definition of a novel or book is over 40,000 words.

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How many words are in an average novel?

Well, about 23,000+ words on average. It can vary. xx <3

How many words are in the average book?

The definition of a novel is over 40,000 words..

How many words are in an average children's novel?

It really depends on the age. An average adult novel is about 60-80,000 words and a children's novel can be from12,000 to 80,000 depending on the age group it is aimed for

How many pages is a short novel?

The average novel is 60,000 words. Young adult novels are 40,000 words. Fantasy novels are often much much longer than average.

How many words a chapter for a teen novel?

All books vary on words, especially in a teen's novel. The average words from 60,000 words to 200,000 or more words in a whole novel. For example, if your book has about 20 chapters, you can put about 10,000 words in each chapter.

How many words fit on a single page of an average novel?

250 words when using a type size 12

How many words are in the average 400 page novel?

250 words per page times 400 pages.

How many words in the average self-help book?

Traditionally, a book or novel is defined as being over 40,000 words.

Average word count in a book?

The average word count for a novel is between 70,000words and 120,000 words.

How many words in Stoker's novel Dracula and what's the average word count for each of its chapters?

There were161,774 words in Dracula.There were 27 chapters, so the average word count was nearly 6000 words per chapter.

What is the average length of a novel?

anywhere between 50,000-100,000 words

What is the average number of words in a typical adult fiction novel?

Roughly 300,000

How many words are on the page of a novel?

It depends on the font and the font size of the book. Some novel pages can have as little as 250 words to as much as 600 words.

Is it true A poet does not usually use as many words as a short story or novel author?

A poet does not usually use as many words as a short story or novel author.

What makes a book a novel?

The standard minimum is 50,000 words, and the average number for a full-length novel peaks somewhere at 90,000, with around 250 words per page in published form.

How many pages are in a 10000 word novel?

10,000 words isn't a novel. There would only be around 40 pages, and that's not a novel.

How many words in battlefield earth?

According to, the novel contains 428750 words.

How many words per chapter are in a Harry Potter novel?

Varies according to the book (Order of the Phoenix is by far the longest), but the average chapter in Philosopher's Stone, for example, is between 3,500 and 5,000 words.

How many words are in fight club?

In the novel, there is a combined total of 49,962 words. No idea about the film.

How many words are there in a young adult novel?

It really depends what book it is.

What is super text novel?

an above average text novel

How many pages is a story before it turns into a novel?

It is not measured in pages, it is measured in words. 50,000 words to be specific.

Why is a book a novel?

A novel is simply the length of the story. They average about 80,000 words (and can be shorter or longer). There are names for other lengths of story: flash fiction, short story, novella, novel, saga. The more words it takes to tell a story, the more complex the story becomes. Flash fiction is often written with 100 words or less. Short stories start at 500 words. These kinds of stories are straight to the point. A novel is a longer and more complex story.

How many words does an average person speak in their lifetime?

The average person, in an average lifetime, speaks 370,110,001.3 words on average, averagely speaking.

How many number of words are there in Shakespeare's novel The Tempest?

Shakespeare did not write novels. Ever. The Tempest is not a novel. It is a totally different thing called a play.